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Collection:
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author:
Thomson, John
Date:
1817
Short Title:
Egypt, Abyssinia.
Publisher:
John Cumming
Dublin
Publisher:
John Thomson
Edinburgh
Publisher:
Baldwin, Cradock, and Joy
London
Type:
Atlas Map
Obj Height cm:
51
Obj Width cm:
61
Scale 1:
Various
Note:
Two engraved maps on 1 sheet. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Includes descriptive notes.
Country:
Egypt; Ethiopia
Region:
Africa, Northeast
Full Title:
Egypt. Abyssinia. Engraved by N.R. Hewitt. Drawn & engraved for Thomson's New general atlas, 1817.
List No:
1007.053
Page No:
No. 48
Series No:
57
Engraver or Printer:
Hewitt, N. R.
Publication Author:
Thomson, John
Pub Date:
1817
Pub Title:
A new general atlas, consisting of a series of geographical designs, on various projections, exhibiting the form and component parts of the globe; and a collection of maps and charts, delineating the natural and political divisions of the empires, kingdoms, and states in the World. Constructed from the best systematic works, and the most authentic voyages and travels. With a memoir of the progress of geography, a summary of physical geography, and a consulting index to facilitate the finding out of places. Edinburgh: Printed by George Ramsay and Company, for John Thomson and Company, Edinburgh; Baldwin, Cradock, and Joy, London; and John Cumming, Dublin. 1817.
Pub Reference:
P731; Newberry Library: Ayer 135 T4 1817.
Pub Note:
See note field above.
Pub List No:
1007.000
Pub Type:
World Atlas
Pub Maps:
84
Pub Height cm:
55
Pub Width cm:
45
Image No:
1007053
Institution:
Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement:
Copyright 2005
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